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The Best Britpop Bands

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At the beginning of the 1990s, Britpop started to dominate the airwaves not only in the UK, but globally as well. At the time though, the British music scene was in flux. Electronic music and indie rock were becoming popular. But, Brit pop, which took elements of guitar rock and pop music to create a new genre of rock. Britpop became a British movement where many working class bands and was a reaction of what was going on in the UK and against grunge music. Britpop brought British alternative rock into the mainstream, and brought several British pop bands into the mainstream.

So, who are considered the best Britpop bands? No Britpop bands list would be complete without Oasis and Blur at or near the top of this poll. Both of these bands are considered the top Britpop bands. Other popular Britpop bands, like Suede, Pulp and James are on here. All Britpop bands should be on this list. Even today, years after the movement ended, Britpop artists continue to put out stellar music, either as a solo artist or with their original band. No matter how you see it, Britpop was a dominant force that put British rock music back on the scene.
 
That said, it's hard to determine what is the best Britpop band. It's not an easy question to answer, but it's up to you to determine who is considered the greatest Britpop band. This list answers the questions "who are the best Britpop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest Britpop musician ever?"If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular britpop bands that you might've heard of. This Britpop bands list will determine which Britpop musician should be considered the best of all time.(54 items)
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    The Arcana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Britpop Bands

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    Baroque pop/rock

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    Indie pop, Shoegazing, Pop music

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    Britpop, Alternative rock, Glam rock

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    Indie pop, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Noise rock, Shoegazing, Rock music

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Rock music, New wave of new wave, Britpop

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    Rock music, Britpop, Baroque pop

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    Indie pop, New Wave, Madchester

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Jangle pop, Indie pop, Blues-rock

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    Blues-rock, Madchester, Britpop

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    Experimental rock, Post-Britpop, Neo-psychedelia

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Indie pop, Rock music, Post-Britpop

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    Raga rock, Neo-psychedelia, Britpop

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    Pop punk, Rock music, Grunge

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    Rock music, Pop rock, Britpop

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    Britpop, Indie rock

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    Post-Britpop, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Pop music, Alternative rock, Baroque pop

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    Pop music, Rock music, Power pop

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    Pop music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Madchester, Folk rock, Britpop

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    Jangle pop, Indie pop, Rock music

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Indie pop, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Indie pop, Rock music, Britpop

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Shoegazing, Dream pop, Britpop

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    Rock music, Madchester, Electronic music

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    Britpop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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    Alternative dance, Britpop

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    Post-Britpop, Folk rock, Power pop

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    Britpop

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    Rock music, Britpop

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    Acoustic music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Pop music, Britpop

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    Pop music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Post-Britpop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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    Rock music

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    Rock music, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Indie, Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Britpop

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    Britpop, Alternative rock

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    Thurman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Britpop Bands


    Britpop, Glam rock, Indie rock

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